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Contest Winners

2016 Wing Contest Winners

  • Most Creative Wing Winner: Tay's Wings Albany, Ga
  • Best Hot Wing Winner: Billy Boy's Albany, Ga
  • Best Mild Wing Winner: JC's Wings & Concession Albany, Ga
  • People's Choice Winner: Billy Boy's Albany, Ga
  • Wing Eating Champion: Chris "Buffalo Bill" Worsham, Camilla, Ga
  • Clucking Contest Winner: Let us know who you are!

2015 Wing Contest Winners

  • Most Creative Wing Winner: Billy Boy's Albany, Ga
  • Best Hot Wing Winner: Billy Boy's Albany, Ga
  • Best Mild Wing Winner: Tay's Wings Albany, Ga
  • People's Choice Winner: Tay's Wings Albany, Ga
  • Wing Eating Champion: Tell us who you are?
  • Clucking Contest Winner: Tell us who you are?

2014 Wing Contest Winners

  • People's Choice Winner: Billy Boy's Albany, Ga
  • Best Mild Wing Winner: Billy Boy's Albany, Ga
  • Best Hot Wing Winner: Downtown Market Albany, Ga
  • Most Creative Wing Winner: Downtown Market Albany, Ga
  • Chicken Wing Eating Champion: Let us know who you are?
  • Chicken Clucking Contest Winner: Let us know who you are?

2013 Wing Contest Winners

  • Best Mild Wing Winner: Billy Boys, Albany, GA
  • Best Hot Wing Winner: Screaming Chicken, Albany, GA
  • Most Creative Wing Winner: E.T.ís BBQ, Port Charlotte, FL, "Honey Ranch"
  • People's Choice Winner: Screaming Chicken, Albany, GA
  • Wing Eating Champion: Patrick Garner, Albany, GA
  • Clucking Contest Winner: Mylya Clark, Albany, GA

2012 Wing Contest Winners

  • Best Mild Wing Winner: Tay's Wings, Albany, GA
  • Best Hot Wing Winner: Tay's Wings, Albany, GA
  • Most Creative Wing Winner: Memphis Styles, Tucker, GA - "Ranch"
  • People's Choice Winner: Screaming Chicken, Albany, GA
  • Wing Eating Champion: Lance D. Kearce, Leesburg, GA
  • Clucking Contest Winner: Maria Lloyd, Albany, GA

2011 Wing Contest Winners

  • Best Mild Wing Winner: Tay's Wings, Albany, GA
  • Best Hot Wing Winner: Harvest Moon, Albany, GA
  • Most Creative Wing Winner: Tay's Wings, Albany, GA - "Lemon Honey Garlic"
  • People's Choice Winner: Screaming Chicken, Albany, GA
  • Wing Eating Champion: Lance D. Kearce, Leesburg, GA
  • Clucking Contest Winner: Sarah D. Royal, Albany, GA

Chicken Wing Competition Guidelines:

  • The competition will begin at 12pm - Local Celebrity Judges
  • Vendors will have the following types of wings prepared and ready to be sampled by the judges at 12pm - mild wing, most creative wing and hot wing
  • Prior to the judging vendors will receive 3 paper plates/bowls to place each of their wings in to be judged - just the wings, no dressings, no garnishes please.
  • Vendors will write their names on the bottom of the 3 plates
  • Vendors will put 5 of each type of wings on their plates/bowls
  • Georgia Wing Fest volunteers will deliver all 3 categories of your wings to the judges at 11:45am to the Pavilion Stage - if your wings are not ready for pick-up you will not qualify for the contest.
  • An event coordinator will keep a tally of the winners based on judges decisions
  • Judges have final decision
  • At the end of the judging announcements will be made of who are the winners for: Best Mild Wing Winner, Most Creative Wing Winner, Best Hot Wing Winner and People's Choice Wing Winner
  • Winners will receive a trophy, festival t-shirt and bragging rights!!!

May the Best Chicken Win!

  • 2017 Wing Contest Winners to be Announced
  • Average Joe Judge:

    Do you want to be a judge for the wing competition? Email us today with why we should have you be a judge at the Georgia Wing Fest.
  • Wing Eating Contest!

    Sign-up at the festival before 1 pm & your name may be drawn to participate.
  • Chicken Clucking Contest!!

    Kids join us at the Pavilion Stage at 6 pm to show us your stuff.

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